This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.
Seymour N. Siegel hosts.
Grover Whalen, "Mr. New York" answers questions.
Panelists include Paulette Barrett, Jim Farrell, and Reardon Roate.
Television moving to Los Angeles.
Transportation problems - Whalen suggests the elimination of private cars in certain areas and limit trucking - restrict trucking to night time. Also discuss the potential of public transportation and the role of the state in providing money for such a project. Whalen believes that the state takes too many taxes from the city.
Plans for the 50th anniversary of 5th Avenue as a business thoroughfare.
Chances of a municipal television station. Siegel also weighs in on the probability of such a station.
Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection
WNYC archives id: 72044
Municipal archives id: LT7690